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File:1856 LibertyBell AmericanAntiSlaverySociety.jpg|thumb|''The Liberty Bell''. Boston: American Anti-Slavery Society, 1856. Division of Rare & Manuscript Collections. Carl A. Kroch Library, Cornell University. File:American Anti-Slavery Society.gif|thumb|right|Program for the 29th anniversary of the Anti-Slavery Society The '''American Anti-Slavery Society (AASS)''' (1833–1870) was an Abolitionism in the United States|abolitionist society founded by William Lloyd Garrison, and Arthur Tappan. Frederick Douglass, an escaped slave, was a key leader of this society who often spoke at its meetings. William Wells Brown was also a freed slave who often spoke at meetings. By 1838, the society had 1,350 local charters with around 250,000 members. Noted members included Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Theodore Dwight Weld, Lewis Tappan, James G. Birney, Lydia Maria Child, Maria...
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Antislavery movements
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African Americans
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Antislavery movements -- United States
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Slavery
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American Anti-Slavery Society
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Slavery -- United States
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Collection
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American Libraries
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The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
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James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
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The Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries
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Boston Public Library
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Boston Public Library Anti-Slavery Collection
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Creator
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american anti-slavery society
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rogers, nathaniel peabody, 1794-1846
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american anti-slavery society. [from old catalog]
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child, lydia maria, 1802-1880
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american anti-slavery society. executive committee
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chapman, maria weston, 1806-1885
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